The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Degree
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Degree 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.14% - 2.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.44 £35.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year -21.60% +11.32%  

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough.

Academic & Professional Certification
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 18 20 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 20.45% 20.00% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 10
Median daily rate £380 £305 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.59% +22.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £150 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £525 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Median hourly rate £22.50 £10.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +125.00% -18.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £31.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +40.00%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough citing Degree as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Peterborough

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Degree in Peterborough.

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Peterborough

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree in Peterborough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Peterborough region with a requirement for Degree.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Appium
2 2 (50.00%) JBehave
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Appium
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) JBehave
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SOA Architect
2 1 (25.00%) UML Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality